2015

July 25 Pints for Pups Summer of Ska Reading
Humane Pennsylvania, which operates four animal shelters, including the Humane Society of Berks County at 1801 N. 11th St., Reading, will hold Pints for Pups Summer of Ska on Saturday, July 25, at Reading Liederkranz from 4 to 7 p.m. The club is located at 143 Spook Lane in Lower Alsace Township. Featured performers are The Hempsteadys. Tickets can be purchased online and are $20 for designated drivers and $40 for general admission and $75 for VIP admission for advanced purchases. Tickets rise to $25 for designated drivers and $50 for general admission at the gate. VIP tickets must be purchased by July 24. Well-behaved, leashed pets are welcome to attend, one with each ticket purchaser. 

July 25 Canine blood drive
Keystone Pet Enhanced Therapy Services is sponsoring several visits by the Penn Vets Bloodmobile. The second is Saturday, July 25, at That Fish Place/That Pet Place, 237 Centerville Road, Lancaster, PA 17603 (East Hempfield Township). Eligible dogs can donate blood from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dogs must be between 55 and 150 pounds, 1 to 6 years old, in excellent health and have a good temperament to donate. More information about the Penn Animal Blood Bank is available here.

Aug. 8 Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue Meet & Greet the Goldens
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its monthly Meet & Greet the Goldens event Saturday, Aug. 8, from 10 a.m. to noon at its Golden Gateway, 60 Vera Cruz Road,
Reinholds, PA 17569 (East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County). Meet the goldens that are available for adoption. Staff is on hand to answer questions and there is food available for purchase. No photographs are permitted. There is no admission charge.

Aug. 15 Pints for Pups Summer of Ska Pottstown
Humane Pennsylvania, which operates four animal shelters, including the Humane Society Phoenixville, 12 S. Main St, Phoenixville PA 19460, will hold Pints for Pups Summer of Ska on Saturday, Aug. 15, at Sunnybrook Ballroom from 4 to 7 p.m. Featured performers are The Snails. Tickets can be purchased online and are $20 for designated drivers and $40 for general admission and $75 for VIP admission for advanced purchases. Tickets rise to $25 for designated drivers and $50 for general admission at the gate. VIP tickets must be purchased by Aug. 14. Well-behaved, leashed pets are welcome to attend, one with each ticket purchaser.

Aug. 22 Miles for Muttz at Classic Harley Davidson
Mostly Muttz Rescue will hold Miles for Muttz at Classic Harley Davidson in Bern Township on Saturday, Aug. 22. There will be a pre-ride performance by Scott Marshall & The Hillbilly Souls from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Kickstands up at 1 p.m. Cost is $20 per driver, $10 per passenger. Chicken dinners with two sides are available for $8. Pre-registration through Aug. 1 guarantees a T-shirt. No alcohol or colors. You can register online. Same-day registration is from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Sept. 12 Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue Meet & Greet the Goldens
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its monthly Meet & Greet the Goldens event Saturday, Sept. 12, from 10 a.m. to noon at its Golden Gateway, 60 Vera Cruz Road,
Reinholds, PA 17569 (East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County). Meet the goldens that are available for adoption. Staff is on hand to answer questions and there is food available for purchase. No photographs are permitted. There is no admission charge.

Sept. 19 Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue Golf Outing & Dining for Dogs
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its annual Golf Outing & Dining for Dogs event Saturday, September 19, at the Foxchase Golf Club in Stevens, Lancaster County. Check DVGRR's site for details.

Oct. 10 Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue Meet & Greet the Goldens
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its monthly Meet & Greet the Goldens event Saturday, Oct. 10, from 10 a.m. to noon at its Golden Gateway, 60 Vera Cruz Road,
Reinholds, PA 17569 (East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County). Meet the goldens that are available for adoption. Staff is on hand to answer questions and there is food available for purchase. No photographs are permitted. There is no admission charge.

Oct. 17 Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue Reunion
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its annual Reunion Saturday, Oct. 17, at its Golden Gateway, 60 Vera Cruz Road, Reinholds, PA 17569 (East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County).

Oct. 17 Canine blood drive
Keystone Pet Enhanced Therapy Services is sponsoring several visits by the Penn Vets Bloodmobile. The final one is Saturday, Oct. 17, at That Fish Place/That Pet Place, 237 Centerville Road, Lancaster, PA 17603 (East Hempfield Township). Eligible dogs can donate blood from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dogs must be between 55 and 150 pounds, 1 to 6 years old, in excellent health and have a good temperament to donate. More information about the Penn Animal Blood Bank is available here.

Oct. 31 Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue Halloween Dash
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its annual Halloween Dash Saturday, Oct. 31, at the Lebanon Valley Rails to Trails site. Check the DVGRR site for updates.

Nov. 14 Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue Meet & Greet the Goldens
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its monthly Meet & Greet the Goldens event Saturday, Nov. 14, from 10 a.m. to noon at its Golden Gateway, 60 Vera Cruz Road,
Reinholds, PA 17569 (East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County). Meet the goldens that are available for adoption. Staff is on hand to answer questions and there is food available for purchase. No photographs are permitted. There is no admission charge.

Nov. 21 Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue Golden Harvest Dinner
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its annual Golden Harvest Dinner Saturday, November 21, at Stoudt's Brewery in Adamstown, Lancaster County. This is a date change from DVGRR's printed calendar. Check the DVGRR site for details.

Dec. 12 Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue Meet & Greet the Goldens and Howl-a-day Bazaar
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its monthly Meet & Greet the Goldens event and its annual Howl-a-day Bazaar Saturday, Dec. 12, from 10 a.m. to noon at its Golden Gateway, 60 Vera Cruz Road, Reinholds, PA 17569 (East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County). Meet the goldens that are available for adoption. Staff is on hand to answer questions and there is food available for purchase. No photographs are permitted. There is no admission charge.

Submit an item for the BerksPets calendar by sending the date, cost, who/what the event benefits, a few details and who to contact for further information to ssmith@readingeagle.com. Be sure to put BerksPets in the subject line.